based: Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
Customised mountain biking trips in South Africa, accommodating all levels of rider, be your requirements for adrenalin-filled downhills, exciting single-tracks, more mellow cross-country or endurance biking. These trips can be fully-supported and professionally guided, or un-guided, but with route planning and trip logistics taken care of.
| mountain biking | South Africa |
based: East Sussex, UK
Offering yoga retreats and holidays in the UK and overseas, AdventureYogi specialises in holidays that combine yoga with adventure activities like surfing, hiking, mountain biking, climbing, snowboarding and skiing; or in retreats to simply relax and restore. Stay somewhere special, feel energised by yoga, relaxed by massage and invigorated by delicious vitality foods.
| retreats | yoga | holistic/wellness/wellbeing | massage | detoxification | diving/snorkelling | surfing | walk/trek/hike | ski/snowboard | mountain biking | UK | Worldwide |
based: Samoens, Haute-Savoie, France
Mountain bike holidays from Samoens in the Grand Massif and Portes Du Soleil area. This is ski lift assisted, All Mountain DH biking, with plenty of singletrack on offer. A week long holiday would include five accompanied rides and one free day. Long weekends can also be accommodated.
| mountain biking | France |
based: Athens, Greece
Affordable mountain bike expeditions in central Greece and Evia Island. Offering exciting trails and challenging singletrack, including an opportunity to ride the Olympic course. Tours move on as required using a support vehicle, with accommodation in mountain villages. Discover a different side to Greece; isolated coves, beautiful mountains and a very warm welcome.
| mountain biking | Greece |
Colorado Backcountry Biker
based: Colorado, USA
Self-guided, hut-to-hut mountain bike adventures through Colorado's remote alpine and southwest landscapes. Promising adrenaline pumping backcountry trips for mountain bikers in good physical shape.
| mountain biking | USA |
based: West Sussex, UK
Epic Morocco are experts in tailor-made adventure travel and trekking holidays in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco, also mountain biking, horse riding, surf camps and marathon running training camps.
| walk/trek/hike | mountain biking | horse trail riding | surfing | running/athletics | Morocco |
Eurocamp offers a number of parcs in France which are ideal for family cycling holidays, with road and mountain bikes available all season. For really keen road cyclists EurocampActive offers two selected parcs as unbeatable bases for more serious and challenging cycling holidays, with Pyrenees and Alpine sections of the Tour de France available.
| family/child friendly | cycle touring | mountain biking | France | Europe |
Explore Featured Site
Mountain biking holidays worldwide, Explore offer trips for all abilities, both close to home and in some very exotic places well off the beaten track. MTB trips from simple off-roading tours to rocky traverses for the more experienced. Select between MTB tour grades that vary from easy to tough.
| mountain biking | Worldwide |
G Adventures Featured Site
based: Canada, London & Worldwide
Cycle tours by road, track and trail to adventurous locations; and mountain biking trips to wild places worldwide. Cycle touring holidays and mt bike trips to destinations such as Cambodia, Tibet, Japan, Peru, Tasmania and Cuba; and more mellow destinations closer to home such as Italy and Ireland.
| mountain biking | cycle touring | ethical/ecotourism | Worldwide |
ITALY: Mt biking from a Dolomite hotel in the South Tyrol
The family-run Sport Hotel Exclusive, in the small village of San Vigilio, is a very bike friendly hotel offering mountain bike and road biking packages during the summer months.
The proprietor, Roman Erlacher, is a keen all-round sportsman, and a mountain biker and racing cyclist himself, his local knowledge means he can offer accurate and enthusiastic tips for bikers in the Fanes/Sennes/Prags Nature Reserve area.
The hotel package includes: guided tours on 4 days a week with certified bike guides, repair service, drying facilities, lockable bike storage, a service area with tools and equipment, GPS rental and a bikers breakdown service. The hotel offers a fitness room, indoor pool and wellness area with sauna and steam room, barbecue evening, free WiFi and great food.
UK: Mountain bike centre in the Shropshire hills
The Shropshire Hills Mountain Bike And Outdoor Pursuit Centre offers it all in one location! Way-marked trails, easy access into some of the best natural trails in the UK (including the Long Mynd Batches), instructional courses (including MTB leadership and navigation courses), experienced trail guides, a dedicated shop, mountain bike hire, mechanic service, bike washing facilities, a pub and restaurant/cafe.
To make a complete holday of it there is a well equipped campsite with standard camping and specialist camping 'pods', which are like insulated wooden tent spaces offering very affordable and secure accommodation for up to five people.
This reader is seeking a trip that offers options for her to do other things while her very keen mountain biking partner burns the trails. Read the full article here»